it's actually a censorship of sorts. It scares me to think about how the future will be.
it's a stepping stone to the destruction of free speech. honesty is becoming a thing of the past and it sucks. i laugh to myself when i read a lot of the answers to questions on here because i know the person is full of it but being politically correct.
"Political correctness" certainly has affected our freedom of speech.
In fact, things have gotten so bad, a great many people are afraid to publicly express what is on their minds.
What ever happened to common sense? Just because somebody hasn't used the correct 'term' it doesn't mean they are being offensive. I still can't believe children are now singing baa baa rainbow sheep. ¬_¬
It hasn't affected mine. I am very much against politics due to the incontrovertible fact that any type of politic is simply a latent way to maintain the status quot. I believe in freedom and nobody can take away my freedom to do anything.
by collegedad 3 years ago
What does the term "politically correct" mean to you?I was recently told that I needed to be "politically correct" in my statements. I won't elaborate here, but I have a strong opinion about folks who abuse social entitlement programs and this rubs some the wrong way. When...
by Reinhard Beck 3 years ago
What is the difference between being correct and being politically correct?
by Paula 3 years ago
I just saw picture of someone holding a sign that said in essence, "Bombing for peace is like having sex for virginity." But the word used for sex was another word, you get the idea....I think that at first glance, this might make great sense to many people. However, does it...
by nightwork4 7 years ago
is being politicaly correct counter-productive?is there a need for honesty versus being politicaly correct . not rude but saying what you really think.
by Schandee Decker 3 years ago
Is anyone else sick of the words "politically correct"?Who thought this up, a politician and why are so many people going along with it. We keep changing in America to accommodate more people we don't need. Who else is sick of being told what to say and how to, isn't this going against...
by aka-dj 4 years ago
I dislike PC.It stifles free speech, and free thought.It turns people agains each other, through altered forms of communication, and creates confusion through altering the meaning of words, and phrases.What are your thoughts on it?http://www.truenews.org/Liberalism/poli … ntrol.html
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